The X-Shore Eelex 8000 electric boat can be started remotely via smartwatch. It gathers 150 data points including water quality every single second. It knows if you fall overboard and sees when you lose something, and though it cruises at 35 knots or 45 mph, it can be limited to a snail’s pace when you put it in kid mode and grudgingly let your teen take it for a spin.
Plus, in an over-the-air software update coming soon, it’ll get auto-docking capability.
In short, this boat isn’t just electric. It’s the Tesla of the sea, with smarts, capabilities, and a giant touchscreen to rival the smartest land-based transportation, but on the water.